About the Truth About Dialysis
The Truth About Dialysis was launched by DaVita® in order to help patients and health care professionals learn more about alternative dialysis modalities. Based on common misconceptions, the Truth About Dialysis presents the facts about home hemo, PD, nocturnal and self care dialysis.
The Truth About Dialysis blog is a collection of posts that discuss some of the most common misconceptions about alternative dialysis treatments. Patients and health care professionals are encouraged to read the posts, leave comments, ask questions and explore all that the blog has to offer.
DaVita is the largest independent provider of dialysis services in the United States. With over 1,300 outpatient dialysis facilities and acute unites in over 700 hospitals in 43 states and the District of Columbia, DaVita serves approximately 103,000 patients with chronic kidney failure. DaVita’s mission is to be the provider, partner and employer of choice.
About the blogger
Lauren Adams is the All Modalities Manager for DaVita. It’s her job to educate patients and physicians on the choices they have when it comes to dialysis treatment.